Opinion

OUR VIEW: Have we forgotten?

Remembrance Day is a time not to celebrate war, but our desire…

  • Nov 13, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Seniors home worker discrimination finally ending

Health Minister Adrian Dix righting a serious wrong

DAVE’S DIGS: The psychology of ‘denialism’ in the age of climate change

Leaders need new vision for economic security without ushering in climate chaos

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Students to learn to grow food

Wolf: Keeping score is part of life

Fun is always paramount in youth sports - but winning and losing provide valuable lessons

Affluence and education don’t ensure making good life choices

In response to the letter to the editor by Tanya MacDonald, first…

  • Nov 8, 2018

Proposed law could treat serious offenders lightly

If Bill C-75 passes in its present form, criminals of various kinds will almost certainly be heartened and emboldened by the prospect of lighter penalties.

Referendum before us a question of values

In a letter published Nov. 2, the writer trots out the usual…

  • Nov 8, 2018

I take no pleasure in being fleeced repeatedly by ICBC

With regard to the lack of progress at ICBC… Our Attorney General…

  • Nov 5, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Going back to the disco era of labour relations

NDP may remove restrictions on school strikes, union sign-ups

Mike’s Musings: What’s with time management and autumn?

Why do I suddenly feel the weight of all of my self-inflicted responsibilities in October/November?

Water meters provide the most accurate Area D water use data

As a property with two dwellings, having a water meter installed was…

  • Nov 1, 2018

Current system outshines any form of proportional representation

What is proportional representation? It is a way for a candidate who…

  • Nov 1, 2018

Much as I hate to agree with Tom Fletcher…

I am writing in regard to the article that was in the…

  • Oct 30, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: The conquest of rural B.C. nears completion

Chapter three: control MLA selection from party headquarters

GUEST COLUMN: Proportional representation curbs extremist movements

Pioneer of B.C. electoral reform argues for yes vote in referendum

  • Oct 27, 2018

Cartoonist’s opinion on flu shots rude and ill-informed

In response to the rude and ill-informed comic you published in Wednesday’s…

  • Oct 26, 2018

Do something about guns before someone else has to die

There was a story in the paper recently about a man that…

  • Oct 26, 2018

The quiet injustice of miscarriage

I can’t stand listening to self-righteous small-talkers go on about how the…

DAVE’S DIGS: Quit scapegoating vulnerable people who are pressing for change

Where is the condemnation of far-right extremists like the Soldiers of Odin?

OUR VIEW: Democracy’s a lot of work but it’s worth the effort

Congratulations to all of the candidates who stood for election to city…

  • Oct 23, 2018